Team

At the Laneway it’s our mission to do whatever it takes to make you look and feel a million dollars. Not only do we offer all hair services including hair extensions and non-chemical straightening but body and beauty services as well. Please feel free to visit us for a complimentary consultation for any of your hair or beauty requirements.

PAULA Salon OwnerPaula opened up the doors of The Laneway in 1996. Her passion, dedication to hairdressing and her highly motivated team shines through when you walk in the door!
Her favourite thing about being a salon owner is building strong relationships with clients on a daily basis.
Paula has a very diverse job, from working on the floor 4 days a week, educating and mentoring her staff and keeping up with the high paced hairdressing industry.
With over 25 years’ experience here in Australia and in London, Paula in stills passion and excellence in the salon.
Paula has had extensive training in London and Los Angeles with Vidal Sassoon and has been the winner of numerous competitions throughout her career.
Her commitment and dedication to high standards, client services and communication has produced an exceptional salon.
Paula specialises in precision cutting, colouring, olaplex services & hair extensions.
With a wealth of hair knowledge, you will be leaving the salon looking & feeling beautiful after having your hair styled by Paula.

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KEELY Salon Co-OrdinatorKeely has been an important part of The Laneway since she started in 2010. Moving down to Melbourne from the country to pursue a career in Hairdressing,
She started & completed her apprenticeship at The Laneway and has quickly become a part of the furniture here!
Keely works closely alongside Paula managing the team, organising & building up The Laneway empire with social media!
She is extremely passionate about her career, she continues to be an exceptional senior stylist & team leader.
Keely loves to learn and also educate her team on her knowledge.
She is an expert at colouring, belyage, ombre, olaplex services, precision cutting, hair extensions, up styles & permanent straightening.
Keely has an ability to make your hair dreams a reality, you can expect to leave with your hair on point.

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AMRA Senior StylistAmra is a perfectionist and a natural born leader. She started her Apprenticeship at The Laneway in 2012 and has quickly become the life of the salon with her infectious personality.
Her caring nature will make your salon experience very entertaining. Amra is an absolute blow waving queen! There is nothing more she loves than a big bouncy blow wave!
She involves herself in all things education, she is a part of the Australian Hairdressing Council’s Youthworx group and her desire for constant improvement is second to none.
The colour work she produces caters to all clients needs, whether it’s soft and subtle or bright and bold!
Amra is an all-round fantastic Hair Stylist and is very creative with every individual client. Her passion for her career shines through her every day.
Amra is obviously a blow waving expert, as well as precision cutting, all colouring techniques, olaplex services, hair extensions, up styles & permanent straightening.

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SHARNEE Junior StylistSharnee started her Apprenticeship at The Laneway in 2015, She is an up and coming superstar!
Sharnee is proving to be a natural talent, she is very passionate about hair and involves herself in everything there is to do with education.
She has come to us with so much enthusiasm and we can’t wait to see her develop into an exceptional hair stylist.
Sharnee is a fantastic blow waver, she absolutely loves colour and creative up styles!

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CAROLINE Beauty Therapist/Eye Lash Extension SpecialistCaroline started at The Laneway in 2007, She completed her diploma in Beauty Therapy in Ireland over 15 years ago.
She has a love for the beauty industry with vast knowledge and managerial experience in salons around the Bayside area.
Caroline has done extensive extra training with Organic Spa, in Eyelash Extensions, in Tuscan Tan spray tans & Shellac Manicures.
Caroline works part time – Thursday, Friday & Saturday… She always looks forward to making your time in this salon a relaxing, professional and enjoyable experience.
She specialises in facial & body waxing, organic spa facials, manicures, pedicures, shellac & massage.
Come in and relax with Caroline!

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JESSMake Up ArtistJess started at The Laneway in 2015, She is an absolute super star and can make anyone look and feel beautiful with her make overs!
Jess is a professional and Certified Make Up Artist, Through extensive training at Napoleon Perdis makeup academy,
She specialises in Catwalk, Bridal, Fashion, Advertising, Film & TV.
Jess endeavours to listen to every customers individual wants and needs and she is extremely passionate about her job as she loves helping other women look and feel great about themselves!
There is nothing Jess Ioves more than seeing a woman beam with self-confidence. knowing that she can help someone feel this way, is the reason Jess loves make up and continues to do what she does best!
Jess has an extensive kit including only professional & luxury products that are selected for their high quality and suitability.
Brands include, Napoleon Perdis, MAC, Morphe, Inglot, Anastasia Beverly Hills and Sephora.
Our amazing MUA is available for all occasions, varying from photoshoots, special occasion makeup and bridal.


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